Kırıkkale Province (Turkis: Kırıkkale ili) is a province o Turkey. It is locatit on the crossroads o major heich-gates east o Ankara leadin east tae the Black Sea region. Wi its rapid population growthe it haes become an industrial centre. The provincial caipital is Kırıkkale.
Kırıkkale is a rapidly growin toun in central Turkey, on the Ankara-Kayseri railwey near the Kızılırmak River. Umwhile a veelage, it awes its rapid rise in population mainly tae the establishment o steel mills in the 1950s. These wirks, amang the lairgest in the kintra, specialize in heich-quality alloy steel an machinery. In the 1960s chemical plants wur addit.